19.42% to Target, UBS Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Stock

Share with your friends


Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Rating

Equity analysts at UBS have $42 TP on Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). UBS’s TP suggests a potential upside of 19.42% from the company’s close price. The rating was revealed in a report on Tuesday, 1 December.

Out of 23 analysts covering Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), 14 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 14 “Hold”. This means 48% are positive. $46 is the highest target while $31 is the lowest. The $38.33 average target is 8.21% above today’s ($35.18) stock price. Morgan Stanley was the topic in 27 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. UBS initiated the stock on December 1 with “Buy” rating. Credit Suisse initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $82 target price in a September 15 report. S&P Research downgraded the shares of MS in a report on October 20 to “Buy” rating. Argus Research maintained the firm’s rating on September 4. Argus Research has “Buy” rating and $40.0 price target. Finally, JMP Securities upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in an October 8 report.

About 2.39M shares traded hands. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has declined 5.92% since April 29, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 5.72% the S&P500.

More notable recent Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) news were published by: Wsj.com which released: “Morgan Stanley Investors Pushed for Cost Cuts” on December 02, 2015, also Cnbc.com with their article: “Morgan Stanley: Single Digit Returns for 2016” published on November 30, 2015, Reuters.com published: “Orange hires Morgan Stanley and BNP as M&A advisers - sources” on December 01, 2015. More interesting news about Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) were released by: Cnbc.com and their article: “Best bet in a bloody hard year: Morgan Stanley” published on November 30, 2015 as well as Bloomberg.com‘s news article titled: “Wells Fargo, Morgan Stanley Join Banks Edging Away From Coal” with publication date: December 01, 2015.

Morgan Stanley is a financial holding company. The company has a market cap of $68.14 billion. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, the Company provides a variety of products and financial services to a group of clients and customers, including firms, governments, financial institutions and individuals. It has 21.86 P/E ratio. The Company’s operating divisions include Institutional Securities, Wealth Management and Investment Management.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “MORGAN STANLEY is a preeminent global financial services firm that maintains leading market positions in each of its three primary businesses: securities; asset management; and credit services. The company combines global strength in investment banking and institutional sales and trading with strength in providing full-service and on-line brokerage services, investment and global asset management services and, primarily through its Discover Card brand, quality consumer credit products.” Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Morgan Stanley (MS).

Morgan Stanley - Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Add Comment